Bulova 1967 Surf King

4/10 votes
Model ID rating explained.
2.505
Manufacture Year: 
1967
Movement Model: 
11AL
Movement Jewels: 
17
Case Serial No.: 
G174459
Case shape: 
Round
Gender: 
Mens
Additional Information: 

M4 on movement, M2 on caseback, superimposed with M7.

As can be seen from the patent diagram, this type of waterproof case was submitted for patent in 1954, but not granted until five years later.

 

https://www.google.co.uk/patents/US2871654?dq=US2871654&hl=en&sa=X&ei=e25MVbnSI8bl7gaFoYHgCg&ved=0CCAQ6AEwAA

 

 

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DarHin
Posted July 20, 2012 - 4:04pm

Bob, are you saying that the case back is double stamped, M7 over M2?

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bobbee
Posted July 20, 2012 - 4:24pm

Yep, looks like it. See the scratches where some doofus tried to pry the back off? Still need a female stem. Come on back, JP!